National media briefing: Pond Conservation, Play Scotland, Alzheimer Scotland and Chris Evans buys the Dunlop bridge

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Details of a plan for a million healthy ponds in the UK are being announced by the Pond Conservation charity to combat decades of neglect.

See BBC News for full story

Children in Scotland should have a legal right to play, the charity Play Scotland is expected to tell MSPs at Holyrood.

See BBC News for full story

Care services for people with dementia need a radical overhaul, Alzheimer Scotland has said.

See Press Association for full story

Radio DJ Chris Evans has bought Donington Park race track's famous Dunlop bridge for about £300 in aid of a Leicestershire charity.

See The Independent for full story


Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Already registered?
Sign in
Follow us on:

Latest Jobs

RSS Feed

Third Sector Insight

Sponsored webcasts, surveys and expert reports from Third Sector partners


Expert Hub

Insurance advice from Markel

Charity property: could you be entitled to a huge VAT saving?

Charity property: could you be entitled to a huge VAT saving?

Partner Content: Presented By Markel

When a property is being constructed, VAT is charged at the standard rate. But if you're a charity, health body, educational institution, housing association or finance house, the work may well fall into a category that justifies zero-rating - and you could make a massive saving

Third Sector Logo

Get our bulletins. Read more articles. Join a growing community of Third Sector professionals

Register now